Is Obama the youngest president we have ever had?

Answer Obama is not the youngest man to have served as United States President. That was Theodore Roosevelt, who became president at the age of 42, after the assassination of William McKinley. Theodore Ro... Read More »

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Is Barack Obama the youngest president elected?

Barack Obama was not the youngest man elected president. John F. Kennedy was 43 when he was elected, and Obama was 47. The youngest president in the nation's history was Theodore Roosevelt, who too... Read More »

How many African-Americans ran for U.S. president before President Obama?

Before Barack Obama became the first African-American to be elected president, six other African-Americans entered presidential races. Black candidates, including Shirley Chisholm, Jesse Jackson, C... Read More »

Is President Obama a U.S. citizen?

There is some debate as to whether or not President Obama is a U.S. citizen. Those who dispute Obama's citizenship do so on the grounds that he has not revealed his birth certificate. The U.S. Pres... Read More »

Can Obama use his Blackberry when he is the president?

President Barack Obama is allowed to use his Blackberry but there are conditions attached to its use. Only selected individuals will know his Blackberry number and extra security features are added... Read More »